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'''Howard Scott Warshaw''' (born July 30, 1957), also known as '''HSW''', is an American Psychotherapy|psychotherapist and former Game design|game designer who is best known for his work at Atari in the early 1980s. There, he designed and programmed the games ''Yars' Revenge'', ''Raiders of the Lost Ark (video game)|Raiders of the Lost Ark'', and ''E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (video game)|E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial'', all for the Atari 2600 video game console. He has also written two books as well as produced and directed three documentaries.
PseudonymHSW, The Silicon Valley Therapist
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Birth placeColorado
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OccupationPsychotherapist, author, technologist, moviemaker, actor, video game designer
LanguageEnglish language|English
NationalityUnited States|American
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EducationMaster of Arts in Counseling Psychology
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